• Newark Food Pantry Struggles To Keep Up With Demand

    When Peggy Traynham’s daughter died of breast cancer four years ago, she assumed the responsibility of raising her five children. Two of them, a 13-year-old girl and a disabled 23-year-old disabled young man, still live with her today.  read more...

    Posted at October 30, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Social Services | 0 Comment

    Music, dance, poetry and song filled the air as New Community held its Hispanic Heritage Celebration today, bringing together residents from all eight of its senior buildings and family residences in Newark, Orange and Jersey City for a fun-filled afternoon. The ...

    Posted at October 6, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • From the Cradle to the Golden Years

    The New Community headquarters float used the theme “From the Cradle to the Golden Years,” during the 30th Annual Parade to depict the full array of services the organization  has offered to individuals ranging from infants to seniors since its founding in 1968.  The Annual Parade and Festival was held on September 21, 2013.

    Posted at September 23, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Harmony House Featured on Second Chance Toy Blog

    HARMONY HOUSE FEATURED ON SECOND CHANCE TOYS BLOG When a child is displaced, their world is suddenly turned upside down. Familiar surroundings and faces are gone which can lead to feelings of fear and insecurity. Here at New Community Harmony House, a transitional housing facility for homeless families located in Newark New Jersey, we recognize that children’s trauma needs to be addressed forthrightly and on their level. In addition to connecting families to the services ...

    Posted at September 19, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Golfing For A Cause

    GOLFING FOR A CAUSE  Children served by New Community Corporation were among the guests during the organization’s 19th Annual Golf Classic held recently at the Montclair Golf Club in West Orange. In this photo, students from NCC’s Community Hills Early Learning Center in Newark are shown having lunch on the outdoor patio overlooking the scenic ...

    Posted at September 18, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment